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Medical Term:

Hansemann macrophage

Pronunciation: hahns'mahn

Definition: obsolete term for large histiocytes with abundant cytoplasm that may contain Michaelis-Gutmann bodies and one or several nuclei; described in lesions of malacoplakia.

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